Schools/Colleges need to make it more affordable for students to attend and live, it is not just the tuition that is expensive.  Looking at ways to make College more affordable??     As a graduate student at UW Madison, Min Mai understands the struggles of student loans. “it’s definitely something I see, something that I experience. It’s definitely something that still going on,”...

One of the oldest catholic Universities – St. Marys University, founded in 1852, higher learning in San Antonio has been awarded over $2 million to strengthen and expand online graduate program offerings.       In a four-week span, St. Marys has received about $5.5 million in Title V grants. The most recent grant is through the Promoting Postbaccalaureate Opportunities for Hispanic...

Online Study making it easier for mature aged students to get back to complete their degree. Interested in find out how? Come  talk to the people at The Project Graduate Online College Fair.     Once upon a time, when I was completing a Master of Science in Library Science degree, among the required readings was an article about the wi… Project Graduate Online College Fair to help students return to college Did you start a college education, but then work, kids, life got in the way? Join Maysville Community and Technical...

Nearby universities also have been adapting to the changing demands of a growing marketplace. The school’s nursing program started due to  highly trained nurses, in high demand.       Phyllis Wolfe McDonough knew she could elevate her work as a nurse practitioner with a doctorate, but it took a postcard from a Pennsylvania university she had never heard of in 2007 for her to...

Learning in the future – most students will not enter a classroom. Is this the way of the future earning a MBA degree?? University of the World.     In a quarter of a century, most business students will never enter a classroom. The faculty lectures, the MBA student discussions and the homework assignments will occur instead over the Internet, where each part of the educational experience...

Accelerated dual-degree programmes help students to graduate with both bachelor and masters degree, in a much shorter time frame. Also giving students the opportunity to study at prestigious overseas universities.           These accelerated dual-degree programmes allow students to graduate with a bachelors as well as a masters degree in as short as four-and-a-half years,...

Feeling nervous about  joining a class online that you have not previously studied? Students find after a short time they adjust and settled into the online format. Attending classes online fits in with your lifestyle.         The fact that the program is only two years old and its enrollment is growing so quickly shows that the program is meeting...

The first woman Police Chief for the Folsom Police Department  – Cynthia Renaud, says ” her education has helped her to act as a police officer”       Cynthia Renaud was sworn in as the first female police chief for the Folsom Police Department in May 2011. Her law enforcement career of 20 years began in the Long Beach Police Department...

Delhi University’s – School of Open Learning (SOL) are about to upgrade the teaching methods using “flipped classroom technology” Zee News.     New Delhi University’s – At School of OPen Learning, (SOL), instructions are given primarily through printed course material which is distributed among students. And this is...

Cal State Long Beach students will be able to achieve an advanced degree while serving in the Peace Corps. The first class to start in 2015       Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet, along with CSULB President Jane Close Conoley and Rep. Alan Lowenthal, D-Long Beach, unveiled a program Friday that will allow students to serve in the Peace Corps...